The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 120 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.26% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Vulnerability Assessment
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1319 1282 1573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 86.83% 83.96% 87.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 1005 1372
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the Oxfordshire region.

Vulnerability Assessment Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Vulnerability Assessment also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Vulnerability Assessment.

1 20 (80.00%) C
1 20 (80.00%) C++
1 20 (80.00%) Java
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
1 20 (80.00%) Python
1 20 (80.00%) Nessus
1 20 (80.00%) Nmap
1 20 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
1 20 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (72.00%) Coverity
2 18 (72.00%) Qualys
2 18 (72.00%) DV Cleared
2 18 (72.00%) OpenVAS
3 16 (64.00%) Telecoms
3 16 (64.00%) GIAC
3 16 (64.00%) CEH
3 16 (64.00%) OWASP
3 16 (64.00%) OSCP
3 16 (64.00%) Embedded Systems
4 15 (60.00%) CREST Certified
5 12 (48.00%) Linux
6 10 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (24.00%) Perl
8 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) Firewall
8 5 (20.00%) Sophos
8 5 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (20.00%) Information Security

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Vulnerability Assessment also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Vulnerability Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) Broadband
2 2 (8.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (64.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Tester
2 12 (48.00%) Security Tester
3 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 5 (20.00%) IT Security Specialist
3 5 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
3 5 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Security Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Product Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 16 (64.00%) OWASP
3 10 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (20.00%) Information Security
4 5 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 5 (20.00%) SIEM
4 5 (20.00%) Threat Modelling
4 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) C
1 20 (80.00%) C++
1 20 (80.00%) Java
1 20 (80.00%) Python
2 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (24.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (72.00%) DV Cleared
3 16 (64.00%) CEH
3 16 (64.00%) GIAC
3 16 (64.00%) OSCP
4 15 (60.00%) CREST Certified
5 3 (12.00%) GPEN
6 2 (8.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 20 (80.00%) Nessus
1 20 (80.00%) Nmap
2 18 (72.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Coverity
1 18 (72.00%) Qualys
2 5 (20.00%) Sophos